Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos in Mt Barney NP

Mt Barney (S Ridge) Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainGreat DividingDateMid Jun
Region/PlaceQueensland (SE - McPherson Range), Mt Barney NPCountryAustralia  
Dist (kms)16Height gain (m)1000Route findingEasy-Moderate
RouteSummit by South Ridge
NotesA classic Queensland bushwalking destination, with panoramic views from the summit ridge. The South Ridge provides a relatively safe ascent and descent route, and by paying careful attention in the saddle region, navigation is also quite straighforward.
Mt Lindesay from nr Yellowpinch, Summit by South Ridge (T), Mount Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Jun-04, NA0234

Ascending South Ridge, Summit by South Ridge (T), Mount Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Jun-04, NA0235

Views from West Peak summit ridge, Summit by South Ridge (T), Mount Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Jun-04, NA0243

Views from West Peak summit ridge, Summit by South Ridge (T), Mount Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Jun-04, NA0244

Views from West Peak summit ridge, Summit by South Ridge (T), Mount Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Jun-04, NA0254

Views from West Peak summit ridge, Summit by South Ridge (T), Mount Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Jun-04, NA0262

Views from West Peak summit ridge, Summit by South Ridge (T), Mount Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Jun-04, NA0270

Views from West Peak summit ridge, Summit by South Ridge (T), Mount Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Jun-04, NA0266

Mt Maroon Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainGreat DividingDateMid Jan / Aug
Region/PlaceQueensland (SE - McPherson Range), Mt Barney NPCountryAustralia  
Dist (kms)7Height gain (m)550Route findingEasy
RouteMt Maroon Summit Trail
NotesA smaller version of the Mt Barney Summit Walk, with sweeping views from the heath-covered summit ridge
View to W and flank of Mt Maroon North Peak, Mt Maroon Summit Trail (T), Queensland, Australia, 19-Jan-02, b1243

View from gully to E of Mt Maroon North Peak, Mt Maroon Summit Trail (T), Queensland, Australia, 19-Jan-02, b1246

Cunningham's Gap (R) and Maroon Reservoir from Mt Maroon, Mt Maroon Summit Trail (T), Queensland, Australia, 19-Jan-02, b1249

Mt Lindsey (L) and Mt Barney (R) from Mt Maroon, Mt Maroon Summit Trail (T), Mt Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 16-Aug-02, ah249

Wilson's Peak (L), Mt Superbus (ML), Cunningham's Gap (MR) and Maroon Dam from Mt Maroon, Mt Maroon Summit Trail (T), Mt Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 17-Aug-02, ah250

   
Upper Portals Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainLakes / Rivers / WaterfallsDateMid Apr
Region/PlaceQueensland (SE - McPherson Range), Mt Barney NPCountryAustralia  
Dist (kms)10-21Height gain (m)350Route findingEasy
RouteMy May Campsite - Barney Creek - Upper Portals - Mt May Campsite
NotesAn interesting exploration of the deep valley and rock pools below Mt Barney. Without a 4WD the walk is extended to around 20km by walking along the 4WD track instead, panoramic views of the surrounding hills.
Mt Barney from grassy ridge at top of track beyond Mt May campsite, My May Campsite - Barney Creek - Upper Portals - Mt May Campsite (T), Mt Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Apr-02, b1373

Barney Creek and Upper Portals, My May Campsite - Barney Creek - Upper Portals - Mt May Campsite (T), Mt Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Apr-02, b1376

North East Rock (R) of Mt Barney from 762 spot height 1km NE of Upper Portals, My May Campsite - Barney Creek - Upper Portals - Mt May Campsite (T), Mt Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Apr-02, b1378

Trees along ridge to E of Yamahra Creek, My May Campsite - Barney Creek - Upper Portals - Mt May Campsite (T), Mt Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Apr-02, b1381

Maroon Reservoir from top of Yamahra Creek access track, My May Campsite - Barney Creek - Upper Portals - Mt May Campsite (T), Mt Barney NP, Queensland, Australia, 20-Apr-02, b1385